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The Wonders of Nature's Wonderland [ PART 3 ]

We bring you an update on Sam Towler's incredible Mine Train Thru Nature's Wonderland model.

"This is a stand-by basis project without a deadline, so it tends to hit the back-burner a lot due to other things with higher priorities. But whenever I can, I'll give an update when there is something worth talking about. All of my updates since day one are here, which include photos, videos, and plenty of rambling notes and descriptions." –Sam,

Isn't it wonderful??

For more info on Disneyland's extinct Mine Train Thru Nature's Wonderland, visit [PART 1].
For more additional photos of this scale model, visit [PART 2] or visit Sam's site


Related posts:

The Wonders of Nature's Wonderland [ PART 1 ]
The Wonders of Nature's Wonderland [ PART 2 ]
Working Splash Mountain Model
Mechanizing a Miniature Main Street Electrical Parade
Marc Davis and His Early Days at WED
Hop Aboard Mine Train Thru Nature's Wonderland
Big Thunder Mountain Model



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    How beautiful! Especially skeleton of the Dinosaur and the pond or whatever it is. This is how most movies and cartoons are made.

Reader Comments (8)

INCREDIBLE! I love the cam-driven movements.

March 27, 2015 | Unregistered Commentercharles

Beautiful. The amount of detail here is incredible - the Devil's Paint Pots action is ingenious. Nice work!

March 28, 2015 | Unregistered CommenterMatt

This is so inspirational. Makes me want to attempt something similar. Looking forward to seeing more.

March 30, 2015 | Unregistered CommenterWilliams

Your mechanisms for animation are amazing.

You're a genius with so many materials.

April 1, 2015 | Unregistered CommenterTL98H8R

Very nice. I am amazed at the detail. I know it's not the main focus, but I wish you would explain certain details. Such as designing and building the cam system for the battling Elk. What materials you used, etc...

Good job.

BTW, it's nice to see that Imagineering Disney has started posting new stories again. Still waiting for "Part 2" of Mitch's "It's a Small World" and "EPCOT City Model"

April 21, 2015 | Unregistered CommenterKurt

Stunning, the quantity of aspect at this article is unbelievable, the Devil's Paint pot act is original. Good job!

April 27, 2015 | Unregistered CommenterHexder Doctor Who

Glad to see a new post! Please keep sharing with us!

May 16, 2015 | Unregistered CommenterScott

Wow! So creative! I like this post.

February 28, 2017 | Unregistered Commenterhandmadewritings

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